water crisis

Permanent solution to water crisis eludes Infopark

The acute water shortage due to inadequate supply last week badly affected the employees and hit the productivity of several companies at Infopark here.

published on : 22nd January 2020

No water for a week, Perumbakkam women stage protest 

A week without water, thirsty resettled families stage protests, call for TNSCB to act

published on : 22nd January 2020

Bhoothathankettu dam water level dips, leaves residents in the lurch

The decrease in the water level in Bhoothathankettu dam has adversely affected water supply in many parts of Ernakulam leaving its residents in the lurch.

published on : 20th January 2020

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh convenes all-party meet on water crisis

All matters related to water issues would be discussed during the meeting in a bid to evolve consensus and chalk out a detailed strategy to address these problems.

published on : 17th January 2020

Water-related crime doubles as drought hits many Indian states

Most of the water disputes were witnessed in Maharashtra and Bihar, two states that have suffered severe drought in recent years.

published on : 12th January 2020

Chennai reservoirs gurgling with water, thanks to northeast monsoon

Currently, the city has around 4 thousand million cubic feet (TMC) of water as against the capacity of 11.257 TMC which officials hope may help the city survive the summer.

published on : 3rd December 2019

Eight students fall ill after drinking water from open well in Dakshina Kannada

Dharmasthala police said the students complained of stomach ache and started vomiting soon after drinking water from the well.

published on : 2nd December 2019

Air, water, food and now milk... All are being declared hazardous in Chennai

The safety meters in food, milk and water are dangerously dipping into a trough way beyond the hazardous mark.

published on : 29th November 2019

No water crisis till 2050: Minister

Minister of State for Water Resources Raghunandan Das on Thursday informed the Assembly that the water availability position in the State will remain comfortable even in 2050.

published on : 29th November 2019

‘DJB supplying poison to people on CM’s watch’

“The CM must answer why he is depriving the people of their right to life.

published on : 22nd November 2019

Delhi water row: Posters questioning Kejriwal over incidence of diarrhoea, cholera appear in city

According to a Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) report released by Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on November 16, all water samples collected from Delhi failed a quality test.

published on : 21st November 2019

Water supply stopped for 2,400 villages in 3 Telangana districts

With the Singur water expected to exhaust in the next two months, residents of erstwhile Medak have begun to feel the upcoming water crisis already.

published on : 17th November 2019

4 hurt as villagers, YSRC members clashes over water in Kurnool's Kalvabugga

According to police, the water supply was suspended at Kalvabugga four days ago after a starter connected to a motor pump burnt out.

published on : 17th November 2019

Watch before you drink: Your tap water failed toxicity tests 

The only metropolitan city where people can drink tap water safely is Mumbai as all its samples complied with Indian standards.

published on : 17th November 2019

Post rains, groundwater levels increase across Tamil Nadu

Officials said that the installation of more rainwater harvesting and recharge wells has also contributed to the rise.

published on : 14th November 2019
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